Mediterranean Cheese Ball

READY IN: 3hrs 20mins
Recipe by SkinnyMinnie

I love the feta and capers in this cheese ball. My mom made it last year for a dinner party she had and it was one of the first things to go. I had to get the recipe from her...she handed me a Southern Living magazine, LOL! So here it is for all of you to enjoy too! I like to serve it with toasted pita wedges. Cook time is chill time.

Top Review by Peppermint Shannon

This is a great recipe! Everyone loved this cheese ball at our 4th of July party, much more exciting than the ususal cheddar version! I served it with toasted wheat pitas and garlic & herb wheat crackers.

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Beat cream cheese and feta cheese at medium speed with an electric mixer until smooth.
  2. Stir in the olives, capers, red pepper, basil, and garlic.
  3. Shape cheese mixture into a ball; cover and chill at least 3 hours.
  4. Roll in the toasted pine nuts just before serving.

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